Preparing for extreme weather events

This series of tip sheets outlines the importance of being psychologically prepared and provides the steps to take for psychological preparation when a natural disaster is threatening.

 Psychological preparation for extreme weather events

Information on how to prepare psychologically before an extreme weather event and how to cope emotionally during or after an extreme weather event.


Red Cross preparedness resources

Download the Red Cross RediPlan: a free disaster preparedness guide packed with helpful hints and clever strategies on how to prepare for disasters and make your emergency plan.

 

Preparing for bushfires

Preparing psychologically for bushfires

Helpful tips for being psychologically prepared as you get ready for the bushfire season.

 

Preparing children for the threat of bushfire: Information for parents and carers

This brochure provides ways of assisting parents and carers to help children manage their fears and to have a greater sense of being in control in threatening bushfire situations.

 

Preparing for cyclones

Preparing psychologically for cyclones

Helpful tips for being psychologically prepared as you get ready for the cyclone season.

Preparing children for the threat of cyclone: Information for parents and carers

This brochure provides ways of assisting parents and carers to help children manage their fears and to have a greater sense of being in control in cyclone or warning situations.